Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture, 2013

Published: 31 July 2013

ID: G00248891

Analyst(s): Betsy Burton, Philip Allega


This Hype Cycle focuses on the skills, practices and tools that can enable organizations to focus and apply EA on leading response to business disruptions and deliver on targeted business outcomes.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
    • Business-Outcome-Driven EA: A Quantum Leap to Delivering Value
    • Top Opportunities and Challenges EA Practitioners Face Today
    • Business-Outcome-Driven EA: A Quantum Leap to Delivering Value
    • EA Programs Are Taking Into Account Major Disruptive Trends
    • The Future of EA 2020
    • Highlights of the 2013 Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
    • Enterprise Technology Architecture
  • On the Rise
    • Internet of Things Impact on EA
    • Business Ecosystem Modeling
    • EA Consultancies
    • Social Media Strategic Impact on EA
    • Impact of Risk on EA
    • Information Impact on EA
    • EA Road Maps
    • IT/OT Impact on EA
    • Mobile Impact on EA
  • At the Peak
    • Cloud Computing Impact on EA
    • EA Governance
    • Business Capability Modeling
    • EA Certification
    • Enterprise Business Architecture
    • Internet of Things
    • Big Data
    • Social Network Analysis
    • Enterprise Information Architecture
    • Gamification
    • Hybrid Cloud Computing
    • Third-Party Risk Management
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Social Analytics
    • Enterprise Solution Architecture
    • EA Frameworks
    • Cloud Computing
    • Blended Enterprise Architecture Approach
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Enterprise Architecture Tools
    • Enterprise Architecture
    • EA Assurance
    • Mobile Device Management
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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